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from Madrid to Bordeaux

You can get from Madrid to Bordeaux by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Madrid to Bordeaux on 21 Jan we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:25Madrid Barajas Airport1h25 12:50Bordeaux Mérignac Airport
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£561One-way
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22:25Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T49h00 07:25Bordeaux, Rue des Terres de Bordes
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£261One-way
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15:50Madrid Barajas Airport1h25 17:15Bordeaux Mérignac Airport
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£701One-way
22:00Madrid9h25 07:25Bordeaux, Rue des Terres de Bordes
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£261One-way
13:00Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T410h10 23:10Bordeaux
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£431One-way

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Fri
21 Jan
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£56Air Nostrum
Sat
22 Jan
£25Flixbus
£56Air Nostrum
Sun
23 Jan
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£9Ryanair
Mon
24 Jan
£26Flixbus
£44Air Nostrum
Tue
25 Jan
£25Flixbus
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Wed
26 Jan
£25Flixbus
£70Air Nostrum
Thu
27 Jan
£22Flixbus
£43Ryanair
Fri
28 Jan
£25Alsa
£81Air Nostrum
Sat
29 Jan
£25Flixbus
£35Air Nostrum
Sun
30 Jan
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
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Mon
31 Jan
£25Flixbus
£41Air Nostrum
Tue
1 Feb
£22Flixbus
£25Air Nostrum
Wed
2 Feb
£71Eurolines Switzerland
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Thu
3 Feb
£25Flixbus
£12Ryanair
Fri
4 Feb
£25Flixbus
£56Air Nostrum
Sat
5 Feb
£25Flixbus
£44Air Nostrum
Sun
6 Feb
£25Alsa
£12Ryanair
Mon
7 Feb
£25Flixbus
£37Air Nostrum
Tue
8 Feb
£37Union Ivkoni International
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Wed
9 Feb
£25Flixbus
£25Air Nostrum

Travel Information to Bordeaux from Madrid

distanceDistance343 miles (554 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£21 - £32
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £21 • 7 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £32 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir Nostrum or Alsa

Take a flight or coach to travel 343 miles (554 km) between Madrid and Bordeaux. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £21. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Air Nostrum or Alsa among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or coach from Madrid to Bordeaux.

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel from Madrid, Spain to Bordeaux, France?

Travel from Madrid, Spain to Bordeaux, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Bordeaux from Madrid restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Bordeaux, France from Madrid?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Bordeaux, France?

The government of France has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 19/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Madrid and Bordeaux closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Madrid, Spain from Bordeaux, France due to COVID-19?

Return travel to Madrid, Spain from France is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Spain from France?

Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Spain from France?

Requirements for reentering Spain:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Spain?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Spain to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Madrid, Spain was last verified on 20/01/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Madrid from Bordeaux.

How do I travel from Madrid to Bordeaux?

You can travel to Bordeaux from Madrid 2 different ways: flight or coach.

What is the cheapest way to go to Bordeaux from Madrid?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Madrid to Bordeaux, which costs on average £21.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Bordeaux:

A coach is £10 less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Madrid to Bordeaux costing on average £32.

What is the quickest way from Madrid to Bordeaux?

The fastest way to get to Bordeaux from Madrid is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.

There are alternative travel options to Bordeaux that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 7 h 55 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Madrid to Bordeaux?

The distance between Madrid and Bordeaux is around 343 miles (554 km).

How many services a day are there between Madrid and Bordeaux?

The average frequency per day from Madrid to Bordeaux is:

  • Around 1 coach per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Madrid to Bordeaux as scheduled services by flight or coach can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Madrid to Bordeaux?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Madrid to Bordeaux:

  • Most travellers board their plane from Madrid Barajas Airport and arrive in Bordeaux Mérignac Airport.
  • Most travellers catch their coach from Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 and arrive in Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean.

Which travel companies can take me from Madrid to Bordeaux?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Madrid to Bordeaux, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Air Nostrum can take you to Bordeaux by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Air Nostrum from Madrid to Bordeaux for £32.
  • Travel with Alsa for coaches to Bordeaux. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Alsa Madrid to Bordeaux tickets on Omio for £21.

Is there a direct service to Bordeaux from Madrid?

Yes, there are direct services available from Madrid to Bordeaux with the following travel operators:

  • You can take a direct flight with Air Nostrum with direct flights per day.
  • You can take a direct coach with Flixbus with 1 direct coach per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Bordeaux as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Madrid to Bordeaux.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Madrid to Bordeaux?

Many of our customers travelling from Madrid to Bordeaux don't make Bordeaux their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Paris, Toulouse or Barcelona, either of which you could add to your Madrid and Bordeaux trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Bordeaux to any of these top destinations today!

How early should I book Madrid to Bordeaux tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Madrid to Bordeaux, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a plane ticket for this journey is on average £32 one way.
  • The price of a coach ticket for this trip is on average £21 one way.

But we recommend booking Madrid to Bordeaux tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.